• A Warriors vs. Thunder first-round preview?

    If OKC gets the No. 8 seed, the West's best series might come first

         Thursday night’s game between Golden State Warriors and OKC Thunder could have been an opening-round preview to this year’s Western Conference playoffs. Read More
  • Thunder riding longest winning streak in NBA

    OKC beats Kings for seventh straight and now faces 21-3 Warriors

         Following its 104-92 victory over the Kings on Tuesday night, the OKC Thunder took a 90-minute bus ride from Sacramento to San Francisco, en route to its next game against the Golden State Warriors in Oakland on Thursday night. Read More
  • Thunder wins sixth straight, 112-88 blowout of PHX

    OKC within a half-game of 8th place in West

    Two weeks ago, some were still doubting Oklahoma City's chance to make the NBA playoffs. While the head coach and players talk consistency, ignoring the playoff questions, the Thunder has mounted a 6-game streak. Here's the post-game report. Read More
  • From the top of the Hill to rock bottom

    Bedlam hero Tyreek Hill arrested for assaulting pregnant girlfriend

         After returning a punt 92 yards for a game-tying touchdown with 45 seconds left in the fourth quarter of last Saturday’s Bedlam game, Oklahoma State junior Tyreek Hill told reporters what he had just done “didn’t feel real at the time. I was crying tears of joy.” Read More
  • Kevin Durant talks Cavs-Thunder

    Here's Dave Garrett's post-practice report on gameday

    Tonight it's the first of two Cleveland-OKC matchups. While LeBron James' knee is injured and his playing status will be a game-time decision, there was still plenty to talk about with Kevin Durant. Read More
  • Finally, a legit game against a legit opponent

    Streaking Cavaliers will serve as a measuring stick for Thunder

         It took 22 games to get here, but the Thunder will play its season opener at 7 p.m. Thursday against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Read More
  • Cavs next, so who's freaking out?

    Not KD or Russ, but they may not be alone

    The Thunder seemed to be asked more about tomorrow's game than last night's, when meeting the media today. Here are Scott Brooks, Kevin Durant, Anthony Morrow and Russell Westbrook. Read More
  • Big 12 didn't get screwed, it screwed itself

    No conference title game cost a quality league a playoff spot

         The Big 12 Conference needs to bring back its championship football game, or at least give serious consideration to it. If not, 2014 might not be the only time the Big 12 mathematically eliminates itself from the college football playoff. Read More
  • Big 12 could (and should) be outsiders for first playoff

    Having no conference championship game hurt Baylor and TCU

         With all due respect to Condoleezza and her Posse, here is how the College Football Playoff Committee's final ranking should begin: 1. Alabama; 2. Oregon; 3. Ohio State; 4. Florida State; 5. Baylor; 6. TCU ... After that, do as you please. Read More


    NORMAN -- I had called the 2014 Bedlam game the "B.B. King Thrill is Gone Classic" (Google it youngsters). Why? Both the Sooners and Cowboys have been disappointments on the field this season. Read More